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The Library of Congress
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Topics: Voyages and travels, Seafaring life
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University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Garland, Hamlin, 1860-1940
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Topic: Klondike River Valley (Yukon) -- Gold discoveries Fiction
Books to Borrow
by Marks, Paula Mitchell, 1951-
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 425-435) and index
Topics: Gold mines and mining, Gold Rush, Goudmijnen, Goldrausch
Public Library of India
by Hamlin Garland
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Book Source: Digital Library of India Item 2015.80779 dc.contributor.author: Hamlin Garland dc.date.accessioned: 2015-06-30T17:02:22Z dc.date.available: 2015-06-30T17:02:22Z dc.date.digitalpublicationdate: 2004-05-04 dc.date.citation: 1935 dc.identifier: RMSC, IIIT-H dc.identifier.barcode: 132833 dc.identifier.origpath: /data7/upload/0166/504 dc.identifier.copyno: 1 dc.identifier.uri: http://www.new.dli.ernet.in/handle/2015/80779 dc.description.numberedpages: 332 dc.description.numberedpages:...
Topic: RMSC
Public Library of India
by Macmillan And Co., Limited, London
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Book Source: Digital Library of India Item 2015.212600 dc.contributor.other: Tennyson, Alfred Lord, Annotator dc.date.accessioned: 2015-07-09T18:04:40Z dc.date.available: 2015-07-09T18:04:40Z dc.date.digitalpublicationdate: 2005-09-12 dc.date.citation: 1908 dc.identifier.barcode: 99999990082052 dc.identifier.origpath: /data_copy/upload/0082/057 dc.identifier.copyno: 1 dc.identifier.uri: http://www.new.dli.ernet.in/handle/2015/212600 dc.description.scanningcentre: IIAp, Bangalore...
Topic: Other
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Alfred, Lord Tennyson
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LibriVox recording of Idylls of the King by Alfred, Lord Tennyson. Read by Elizabeth Klett. Idylls of the King , published between 1856 and 1885, is a cycle of twelve narrative poems by the English poet Alfred, Lord Tennyson which retells the legend of King Arthur, his knights, his love for Guinevere and her tragic betrayal of him, and the rise and fall of Arthur's kingdom. The whole work recounts Arthur's attempt and failure to lift up mankind and create a perfect kingdom, from his coming to...
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Topics: librivox, audio, poetry, tennyson, arthur, camelot, guinevere
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
Community Texts
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The History Of The World Part One - In Five Books Part Two - In Six Books by Sir Walter Raleigh & Alexander Ross In Three Volumes 1652-1736 The History of the World, in Five Books. (The First Part). Intreating of the beginning and first ages of the same, from the creation unto Abraham. The second, of the times from the birth of Abraham to the destruction of the temple of Salomon. The third, from the destruction of Jerusalem to the time of Philip of Macedon. The fourth, from the reign of...
Topic: Universal History
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Topics: Auctions, Real estate business, Vente aux enchères, Opérations immobilières
University of Alberta Libraries - The CIHM Monograph Collection
by Cooke, Harold Caswell, b. 1884; Geological Survey of Canada
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Topics: Gabbro, Pétrologie, Petrology, Gabbro
University of Alberta Libraries - The CIHM Monograph Collection
by Clapp, Charles Horace, b. 1883; Cooke, Harold Caswell, b. 1884; Geological Survey of Canada
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At head of title: Canada. Dept. of Mines ... Geological Survey ..
Topics: Géologie, Geology
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eBooks and Texts
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by Internet Archive
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The Internet Archive offers over 15,000,000  freely downloadable books and texts. There is also a collection of 550,000 modern eBooks that may be borrowed by anyone with a free archive.org account. Borrow a Book Books on Internet Archive are offered in many formats, including DAISY files intended for print disabled people.  In addition to the collections here, print disabled people may access a large collection of modern books provided as encrypted DAISY files on...
Topic: Texts, Kindle, Ebook, Nook, Books
Thomas Fisher Canadiana Collection
by Swarth, Harry S. (Harry Schelwald), b. 1878; University of California, Berkeley. Museum of Vertebrate Zoology
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Includes advertisements
Topics: Birds, Mammals
University of Alberta Libraries - The CIHM Monograph Collection
by Dorsey, George A. (George Amos), 1868-1931
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From: Popular science monthly
Topics: Indians of North America, Tsimshian Indians, Indiens, Tsimshian (Indiens)
Moving Image Archive
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Download or listen to free movies, films, and videos This library contains digital movies uploaded by Archive users which range from classic full-length films, to daily alternative news broadcasts, to cartoons and concerts. Many of these videos are available for free download. Check our FAQ for more information . Contribute Your Movies and Video Please feel free to upload your movies (Uploaders, please set a Creative Commons license as part of the upload process, so people know what they can do...
Topic: Moving Images
Community Video
by Mark Starowicz
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Canada: A People's History chronicles the human drama that is Canada's journey from past to present. Diaries, letters and archival documents tell the stories of those who shaped this country, in their own words. Using historical re-enactments, dazzling photography and digital special effects, Canada: A People's History presents Canada as you've never seen it: a riveting account of our history, through the eyes of the people who lived it.
Topics: Canada, Canadian History, John Cabot, Jacques Cartier, James Cook, Chief Donnacona, Henry Hudson,...
Daily Colonist Newspaper Collection
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Daily Colonist Newspaper Collection
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California Digital Library
by Brittain, Harry, Sir, 1873-1974
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Topics: Pilot guides, Pilot guides, Nautical charts, Nautical charts, Navigation
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Allen County Public Library
by Bacon, Edgar Mayhew, 1855-1935
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Includes: Map of the Hudson River in pocket at end
Topics: Rivers, Rivers
York University Libraries
by Wilby, Thomas William, 1870-
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With 31 illustrations from photographs
New York Public Library
by Gladding, Effie Price
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Topics: Automobile travel, Lincoln Highway, United States -- Description and travel
FedFlix
by National Archives and Records Administration
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National Archives and Records Administration War of 1812, The U.S. Civil Service Commission. (1883 - 01/01/1979) ARC Identifier 37624 / Local Identifier 146.5. Contributor: Producer, U.S. Navy.
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Topics: archives.gov, public.resource.org
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
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LibriVox recording of Adventurers of the Far North, by Stephen Leacock. Read by TriciaG. This is volume 20 of The Chronicles of Canada series. This volume describes the explorers who braved the Canadian Arctic in search of the Northwest Passage, focusing on Samuel Hearne, Sir Alexander Mackenzie, and Sir John Franklin. (Summary by TriciaG) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox...
Topics: LibriVox, audiobook, history, Canada, Canadian history, exploration, Arctic region, Samuel Hearne,...
Wiedrick Historical Education Curriculum Collection - Textbooks
by Long, Morden H. (Morden Heston), 1886-1965
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Henry Hudson.--Radisson and Grosseilliers.--Henry Kelsey.--La Verendrye and his sons.--Anthony Hendry.--Samuel Hearne.--Sir Alexander Mackenzie
Topic: Social Studies
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Topics: Gold mines and mining, Mines and mineral resources, Or, Mines et ressources minières
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LibriVox recording of Chronicles of Canada Volume 23 - The Cariboo Trail: A Chronicle of the Gold-fields of British Columbia by Agnes C. Laut. Read in English by Claire M; Ramon Escamilla; Mike Pelton; & Tammy Porter. Between the California and Yukon/Klondike gold rushes was the Cariboo Gold Rush in what would become northern British Columbia. The first discovery was made in 1859, but the rush didn't get underway in earnest until 1861. This short work documents the story of this...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, history, Canadian History, Canada, British Columbia, cariboo gold rush
Spine title: Meares's voyages
Topic: Indians of North America
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Topic: Vancouver, George, 1757-1798
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=UUcOAAAAIAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Getty Research Institute
by Vancouver, George, 1757-1798; Vancouver, John, -1828?; Stockdale, John, 1749?-1814; Alexander, William, 1767-1816; Sykes, John, 1770 or 71-1858; Heddington, Thomas, 1775 or 6-1860; Mudge, Zachary, 1770-1852; Humphrys, Henry, -1799; Landseer, John, 1769-1852; Heath, James, 1757-1834; Pouncy, Benjamin Thomas, d. 1799; Fittler, James, 1758-1835; Neele, Samuel John, 1758-1824
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Dedication signed by the editor, John Vancouver, brother of Captain George Vancouver
Topics: Discovery (Ship : Launched 1789), Chatham (Ship), Voyages around the world
Getty Research Institute
by Vancouver, George, 1757-1798; Vancouver, John, -1828?; Stockdale, John, 1749?-1814; Alexander, William, 1767-1816; Sykes, John, 1770 or 71-1858; Heddington, Thomas, 1775 or 6-1860; Mudge, Zachary, 1770-1852; Humphrys, Henry, -1799; Landseer, John, 1769-1852; Heath, James, 1757-1834; Pouncy, Benjamin Thomas, d. 1799; Fittler, James, 1758-1835; Neele, Samuel John, 1758-1824
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Dedication signed by the editor, John Vancouver, brother of Captain George Vancouver
Topics: Discovery (Ship : Launched 1789), Chatham (Ship), Voyages around the world
Getty Research Institute
by Vancouver, George, 1757-1798; Vancouver, John, -1828?; Stockdale, John, 1749?-1814; Alexander, William, 1767-1816; Sykes, John, 1770 or 71-1858; Heddington, Thomas, 1775 or 6-1860; Mudge, Zachary, 1770-1852; Humphrys, Henry, -1799; Landseer, John, 1769-1852; Heath, James, 1757-1834; Pouncy, Benjamin Thomas, d. 1799; Fittler, James, 1758-1835; Neele, Samuel John, 1758-1824
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Dedication signed by the editor, John Vancouver, brother of Captain George Vancouver
Topics: Discovery (Ship : Launched 1789), Chatham (Ship), Voyages around the world
Getty Research Institute
by Vancouver, George, 1757-1798; Vancouver, John, -1828?; Stockdale, John, 1749?-1814; Alexander, William, 1767-1816; Sykes, John, 1770 or 71-1858; Heddington, Thomas, 1775 or 6-1860; Mudge, Zachary, 1770-1852; Humphrys, Henry, -1799; Landseer, John, 1769-1852; Heath, James, 1757-1834; Pouncy, Benjamin Thomas, d. 1799; Fittler, James, 1758-1835; Neele, Samuel John, 1758-1824
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Dedication signed by the editor, John Vancouver, brother of Captain George Vancouver
Topics: Discovery (Ship : Launched 1789), Chatham (Ship), Voyages around the world
Getty Research Institute
by Vancouver, George, 1757-1798; Vancouver, John, -1828?; Stockdale, John, 1749?-1814; Alexander, William, 1767-1816; Sykes, John, 1770 or 71-1858; Heddington, Thomas, 1775 or 6-1860; Mudge, Zachary, 1770-1852; Humphrys, Henry, -1799; Landseer, John, 1769-1852; Heath, James, 1757-1834; Pouncy, Benjamin Thomas, d. 1799; Fittler, James, 1758-1835; Neele, Samuel John, 1758-1824
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Dedication signed by the editor, John Vancouver, brother of Captain George Vancouver
Topics: Discovery (Ship : Launched 1789), Chatham (Ship), Voyages around the world
Getty Research Institute
by Vancouver, George, 1757-1798; Vancouver, John, -1828?; Stockdale, John, 1749?-1814; Alexander, William, 1767-1816; Sykes, John, 1770 or 71-1858; Heddington, Thomas, 1775 or 6-1860; Mudge, Zachary, 1770-1852; Humphrys, Henry, -1799; Landseer, John, 1769-1852; Heath, James, 1757-1834; Pouncy, Benjamin Thomas, d. 1799; Fittler, James, 1758-1835; Neele, Samuel John, 1758-1824
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Dedication signed by the editor, John Vancouver, brother of Captain George Vancouver
Topics: Discovery (Ship : Launched 1789), Chatham (Ship), Voyages around the world
Cornell University Library
by Ellison, Willaim George Hollingsworth; Wybrow, Alexander
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Topic: Frontier and pioneer life
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Public Library of India
by The Modern Library New York
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Book Source: Digital Library of India Item 2015.238224 dc.date.accessioned: 2015-07-10T19:56:51Z dc.date.available: 2015-07-10T19:56:51Z dc.date.digitalpublicationdate: 2006-06-24 dc.date.citation: 1867 dc.identifier.barcode: 99999990135121 dc.identifier.origpath: /rawdataupload1/upload/0133/783 dc.identifier.copyno: 1 dc.identifier.uri: http://www.new.dli.ernet.in/handle/2015/238224 dc.description.scanningcentre: C-DAC, Noida dc.description.main: 1 dc.description.tagged: 0...
Topic: C-DAC
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Topics: Roads, Routes
The Library of Congress
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RBSC copy: With microfilm duplicate (mfm. dup. 0028)
Topic: Mines and mineral resources
Includes index
Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: Hunting, Trapping, Game and game-birds
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=ZfEWAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
American Libraries
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Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of California and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=hOBIAAAAIAAJ&oe=UTF-8
University of Toronto - John M. Kelly Library
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Title varies: 1848-50, Scobie & Balfour's Canadian almanac, and repository of useful knowledge. - 1851-54, Scobie's Canadian almanac. - 1855-56, Maclear & Co.'s Canadian almanac. - l895-1926, The Canadian almanac and miscellaneous directory. - 1927-47, The Canadian almanac and legal and court directory
Topics: Almanacs, Canadian, Canada -- Yearbooks, Canada -- Directories
American Libraries
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Book digitized by Google from the library of New York Public Library and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=4joTAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Caption title: Correspondence relative to the discovery of gold in the Fraser's River District, in British North America
Topic: Gold mines and mining
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Coutant, Frank Raymond, 1885-
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Universal Library
by Hulbert Footner
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Filmed from a copy of the original publication held by the Izaak Walton Killam Memorial Library, Dalhousie University
Topics: Gold mines and mining, Or
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Lord, John Keast, 1818-1872
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"A list of mammals, birds, insects, reptiles, fishes, shells, annelides, and Diatomaceæ, collected by myself in British Columbia and Vancouver Island, with notes on their habits": v. 2, p. 289-375
Topic: Natural history
Cont'd. as British Columbia Mining and Engineering Record, later Mining and Engineering Record, later Mining, Engineering and Electrical Record later still Mining and Electrical Record
Cont'd. as British Columbia Mining and Engineering Record, later Mining and Engineering Record, later Mining, Engineering and Electrical Record later still Mining and Electrical Record
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Wilkie Collins
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LibriVox recording of The Woman in White by Wilkie Collins. Read by LibriVox volunteers. The Woman in White is an epistolary novel written by Wilkie Collins in 1859, serialized in 1859-1860, and first published in book form in 1860. It is considered to be to the first mystery novel, and is widely regarded as one of the first (and finest) in the genre of ’sensation novels’…. The Woman in White is also an early example of a particular type of Collins narrative in which several characters in...
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Topics: librivox, literature, audiobook, epistolary, mystery
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
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LibriVox recording of Tales of Terror and Mystery, by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. Though Sir Arthur Conan Doyle is best known for his detective stories, he also wrote other short stories which are masterpieces of mystery and suspense. In some of the stories in "Tales of Terror and Mystery", a suppressed uneasiness gradually builds up and evolves into sheer terror. In others, the story line unexpectedly changes and comes to a horrific conclusion. Sit back in the comfort of your armchair...
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Topics: librivox, literature, audiobooks, mystery, horror, doyle, stories
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by A. A. Milne
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Librivox recording of The Red House Mystery by A. A. Milne. Read by Kristin Hughes Antony Gillingham arrives at the Red House moments after a gunshot is heard. The room is locked, the murderer has disappeared and, in Antony's opinion, the police are going about it the wrong way. Antony, who was looking for a new profession anyway, decides to solve the murder himself, with a little help from his friend Bill. (Summary by Kristin Hughes) For further information, including links to online text,...
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Topics: librivox, audiobook, literature, mystery, Milne
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by E.W. Hornung
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LibriVox recording of The Amateur Cracksman, by E.W. Hornung. Read by Kristin Hughes. “I'd tasted blood, and it was all over with me. Why should I work when I could steal? Why settle down to some humdrum uncongenial billet, when excitement, romance, danger and a decent living were all going begging together?” - A. J. Raffles, The Ides of March. The Amateur Cracksman is the first collection of stories about A. J. Raffles, gentleman, cricketer, and thief. After stopping his old school friend,...
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Topics: librivox, literature, audiobook, raffles, hornung, adventure, mystery
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by A. A. Milne
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LibriVox recording of Happy Days by A. A. Milne. Although best known for his Winnie the Pooh stories, A.A. Milne spent years as an editor at the English humor magazine Punch. These sprightly essays were chosen from the hundreds he wrote during that period. As usual, they are funny, wry, and poke fun at almost all of our human foibles. There are 6 short one act plays that he wrote to demonstrate the 6 allowable plots for amateur playwrights and they are absolutely hilarious. The other topics run...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, humor, essays
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Hermann Hesse
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LibriVox recording of Siddhartha, by Hermann Hesse. Translated by Gunther Olesch, Anke Dreher, Amy Coulter, Stefan Langer and Semyon Chaichenets Read by Adrian Praetzellis Siddhartha is one of the great philosophical novels. Profoundly insightful, it is also a beautifully written story that begins as Siddhartha, son of an Indian Brahman, leaves his family and begins a lifelong journey towards Enlightenment. On the way he faces the entire range of human experience and emotion: he lives with...
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Topics: librivox, audiobook, fiction, allegory, India, Gautama Buddha, spiritual journey, enlightenment,...
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
"This book is compiled from the most recent and trustworthy authorities it has been possible to find. The chief amongst these are the Parliamentary papers relative to the affairs of British Columbia (1858-1861), the Colonization Circular (1862), The Times newspaper (1858-1862), the reports of Mr. W. Downie, a gentleman in Government employ, and the printed information by Mr. McLean, an officer of the Hudson's Bay Company"--Pref
Topics: Gold mines and mining, Or
"By authority. James Baker, Minister of Mines, January, 1897."
Topic: Mines and mineral resources
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Topics: Geology, Géologie